Author Archives: Lisa Gates

About Lisa Gates

Lisa Gates is associate dean for fellowships and research at Middlebury College. To contact Dean Gates, send an email to lgates@middlebury.edu or call x3183.

Voyager Scholarship Application Deadline March 22, 2023

The Voyager Scholarship–the Obama-Chesky Scholarship for Public Service is open: January 25, 2023 through March 22, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time What is it? The Voyager Scholarship helps students pursuing careers in public service by providing access to travel and education. Benefits include: Have questions? Read our FAQ sheet for more information. Applicants to the Voyager […]

Samvid Scholarship for Graduate Degree Funding

Samvid Scholarship Overview   Samvid Scholars is a merit-based graduate scholarship and leadership program for changemakers. Samvid Scholars was established in 2021 by Samvid Ventures to invest in the graduate education of future leaders who are committed to effecting positive change in society.  The Samvid Scholars program supports up to $50,000 per year for two years of graduate study. In addition to funding […]

Nomination for Udall Scholarship–Applications Due 1/25/23

Udall Undergraduate Scholarship–Who Should Apply Are you working towards positive solutions to environmental challenges or to issues impacting Native American or Alaskan Native policy or healthcare?Have you demonstrated your commitment to one of these areas through public service?Do you inspire and motivate others to take action?Are you committed to making a difference through civility and consensus building? […]

NIDA Summer Research Internship Program–Drug Abuse Research–Apps due 2/10/23

2023 NIDA Summer Research Internship Program Application Deadline: February 10, 2022 The NIDA Summer Research Internship Program supports all students with a focus on increasing underrepresented populations in drug abuse research. Through this program, undergraduates age 18 and older are introduced to the field of substance use and addiction research by participating in research internships with NIDA’s distinguished […]

Summer Research Programs at the University of Missouri–deadlines 1/31-2/19

Check out the variety of Summer Undergraduate Research Programs at the University of Missouri: Alcohol Research (Feb 19) Ellis Fischel Cancer Center Program (Feb 19) Materials Science & Engineering (Feb 19) Medical Sciences (Feb 17) Missouri Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (Feb 19) Translational Biomedicine (Feb 19) Students live in on-campus air-conditioned housing (double rooms), and receive a meal plan paid by […]

Applications Open for the Frederick Douglas Global Fellowship (summer program)

During the four-week summer program, 12 fellows will travel to Washington, DC, Cape Town, Dublin, Derry, and Belfast to explore the legacies of Frederick Douglass, Abraham Lincoln, John Lewis, Nelson Mandela, Bishop Desmond Tutu, Daniel O’Connell, John Hume, and other giants of social change.  The program runs July 7 – August 4, 2023, with the first week taught […]

Interested in Social Impact Work? FAO Schwarz Fellowship Applications Now Open!

Applications for the 2023-2025 Fellowships are now open. Visit the website to learn more about the new Fellowship positions. Applications are due February 10, 2023. Visit the website for details on applying.  The Fellowship program provides opportunities for new college graduates interested in social impact careers to be part of organizations that are deeply committed to social justice […]